The Institute for Public Health harnesses the strengths of Washington University to address the complex health issues facing the St. Louis region and the world. Learn more

Ongoing efforts include a faculty scholars program, conferences and events, campus-wide coordination of public health education, and the development of our five centers.



Applications for 2015 Summer Programs Will Open November 1

Applications will open November 1 for the two 2015 summer research programs from the Instiute for Public Health.
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Data Center to Work with Faculty Scholar on Sickle Cell Project

The Public Health Data and Training Center will work with Allison King, MD, MPH, on a project to help improve care to patients with sickle cell disease.
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Friedman Center Welcomes Two New Visiting Scholars

The Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging is pleased to welcome two visiting scholars with an interest in aging to Washington University.
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Two Funding Opportunities for Aging Research in China

Two new opportunities include support for research in the area of aging with an international perspective.
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In the Spotlight

Concerned about Ebola? We have compiled a list of reliable resources about the disease including the latest on the progression of the outbreak, treatment, symptoms, planning, practitioner info, and more. Learn more

Upcoming Events

Washington DC Lead-in-Drinking-Water Crisis and its Aftermath: A Public Health Tragedy
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Brown Hall, Brown Lounge, Danforth Campus
How the Ebola Virus Disables the Host Immune Response
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Cori Auditorium, McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg, Medical Campus
Jer Thorp: Making Data More Human
Thursday, October 23, 2014, 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM, COCA (524 Trinity, 63130)